Wallace & Gromit’s Invention Sells Down Under

ABC Australia is the most recent broadcaster to sign on for Aardman Animations’ new series Wallace & Gromit Present A World of Invention. The broadcaster has pre-bought all ... Continue Reading →

Zombieland Eats up Meatballs, Toys

The walking dead of Zombieland may have taken the weekend box office gold medal, but 3-D animated features took the silver and bronze. Zombieland lead the weekend by a comfortable margin, ... Continue Reading →

Spore Grows into Blue Sky Feature Film

Video-game giant Electronic Arts is teaming up with Fox, Blue Sky Studios and director Chris Wedge for a computer-animated feature adaptation of Will Wright’s Spore. Wedge, who ... Continue Reading →

Report: Canada, U.S., France Tops in Animation Output

A new report on global animation output ranks Canada, the United States and France as the most prolific animation nations. The report, titled The Global Animation Industry and put ... Continue Reading →

Previs Pros Found Society

Practitioners of the art of previs have come together to form a nonprofit, interdisciplinary organization called The Previsualization Society. The new group was created to build a community ... Continue Reading →

Robot Chicken Crew Pitches Primetime Show to Fox

The producers of Robot Chicken and the just-premiered Titan Maximum are set to pitch an animated primetime project to Fox. The network has ordered a presentation and script from Stoopid ... Continue Reading →

Breakthrough, TELETOON Team for Crash Canyon

TELETOON Canada, the nation’s all-animation cable channel, has commissioned Breakthrough Entertainment to produce a new primetime family comedy called Crash Canyon. The channel ... Continue Reading →

CBeebies Expands Timmy Time Order

CBeebies has asked for more of Aardman Animations’ preschooler series Timmy Time. The U.K. channel has ordered 26 new 10-minute episodes on top of the 52 episodes already in production. ... Continue Reading →

NBC Airs DreamWorks Holiday Specials

NBC is set to air a pair of new DreamWorks Animation specials based on the popular movies Monsters vs. Aliens and Madagascar. Monsters vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space reunites ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Sets Up Doggy Day School Pipeline

Brazilian studio Mixer and Canada’s Cite-Amerique’s new co-production, Doggy Day School, was made possible by Toon Boom Animation’s digital pipeline tools. The companies ... Continue Reading →